Spain

Spanish Jews appalled by Holocaust denier heading provincial party list

The Federation of Jewish communities of Spain is appalled by the announcement by the far-right party VOX that Holocaust denier Fernando Paz is to head the party list in the province of Albacete.

Local boycott against Israel to be challenged at Spain’s Supreme Court

The Spanish Supreme Court will consider an appeal against a local decision in the city of Gijón to declare itself a "Space free of Israeli Apartheid."

Spanish priest blames “powerful Jews” for cancellation of film event

Spanish priests whose church cancelled a planned projection of an anti-Israel film blamed the cancellation on threats on "the powerful Jews.”

Federation of Jewish Communities of Spain presents award to King Felipe VI

Isaac Querub Caro, President of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Spain, presented the Senador Ángel Pulido Award to H.M. King Felipe VI of Spain.

Madrid rejects motion to boycott Israel

The Madrid City Council has rejected a draft resolution calling for a boycott of Israel shortly after a Spanish court suspended another city’s motion on the matter.

Spanish Jews pray at former synagogue they want returned from Catholic Church

Spanish Jews held a prayer and cultural event at a former synagogue that the community is trying to recover from the Catholic Church.

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